A Baltimore police officer was acquitted Monday of assault and all other charges in the case of Freddie Gray, an African American who died in custody a year ago, sparking riots ...Read more
Use of electronic cigarettes and other vaping devices has stalled in the United States as more Americans question their safety, according to a new online Reuters/Ipsos poll. ...Read more
President Obama has announced the lifting of a 50-year old arms embargo on communist Vietnam in a historic signal of warming relations between former enemies that waged a bloody Cold War ...Read more
- Lady Gaga Takes Keith Urban’s Place at Indianapolis 500The gentlemen started their engines, but Keith Urban wasn’t one of them attending Sunday’s (May 29) Indianapolis 500. A back injury forced him to cancel on his plans to ride with legendary driver Mario Andretti. Urban was going to perform — just ride in the two-seater with Andretti in front of the pace car at... […]
- Memorial Day: Tim McGraw on Those Looking Out for UsIt’s already been nine years since Tim McGraw first performed his song “If You’re Reading This” on the 2007 Academy of Country Music Awards. Co-written with Brad and Brett Warren of the Warren Brothers, it was a tribute to fallen soldiers and was written in the form of a letter sent home from a soldier... […]
- Parker Millsap Melts Hearts With New VideoGet ready to fall in love with Parker Millsap. The 23-year-old Oklahoma native exploded onto the scene in 2012 with his soulful blues-tinged, roots-rock vocals that had people exclaiming, “Where has this guy been hiding?” In his new video for “Pining,” Millsap lays it all out on the line for that special someone, proclaiming “I... […]
- Why Olivia Lane Belongs OnstageBefore Olivia Lane accepted and embraced the role of a country singer, she played a lot of other parts. She was Éponine in Les Misérables, Miss Adelaide in Guys & Dolls, Jan in Grease, Hedy in How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying and Princess Winnifred in Once Upon a Mattress. And all that... […]
- Iran arrest 8 people for making 'obscene' music videosTEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An online report in Iran says authorities have arrested eight people for producing allegedly "obscene" music videos.
- Country music star Dustin Lynch launches own fashion lineCountry music star Dustin Lynch has launched his own fashion label titled "Stay Country," with the first offering to include a selection of hats, shirts for both men and women. The collection is specifically comprised of two hats ($20), six men's shirts ($30-$45) and three women's ($30), with the range to be promoted via Lynch's […]
- Country music takes over Baton Rouge this weekendNEW ORLEANS (AP) — Country music fans descend on Baton Rouge, Louisiana, for the Memorial Day weekend to hear some of the hottest performers in the genre including Luke Bryan, Jason Aldean and Eric Church as part of the 2016 Bayou County Superfest.
- Andy Samberg Raps About His "Weirdo" Lifestyle in 'Popstar' Music Video"I'm a weirdo, not a hero / Had a psych eval, didn't clear, though."